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Alumni Association Board of Directors

Phil Luchetta

President; Class of 2000

Phil Luchetta is the Director of Workforce Management at the Monte Carlo Hotel and Casino. In this role, he leads a department that creates and executes scheduling for the entire property. The department creates schedules which are based on volume demands that are forecasted by the department. Metrics are... More »

Landon Shores, M.S.

Vice President, Class of 2013

Landon has been part of the UNLV community since 2011, when he moved to Las Vegas to pursue a Masters in Hotel Administration. While at UNLV, he served as a graduate assistant for esteemed faculty, such as Dr. Montgomery, Dr. Hertzman, Dr. Erdem, Dr. Tanford and Dr. Sammons. I also served as a teaching assistant for Dr.... More »

Holly Mae Lindsay

Past President; Class of 1999

Holly Mae Lindsay hails from central Washington calling Moses Lake her hometown.  A daughter, granddaughter and niece to rural farmers; she is passionate about sustainable and responsible “farm to fork” practices through education and activism. Holly Mae Lindsay graduated from the Culinary Institute of America-Hyde... More »

Ericka Aviles

Class of 2004

Ericka Aviles is a dynamic and passionate leader and connector in the Las Vegas community as well as the international travel and tourism industry. Born in El Salvador and immigrating as refugees to Las Vegas with her family at the young age of six, her accomplishments started at a very young age, with learning how to... More »

Kevin Donnelly

Class of 1992

Kevin has an extensive background in convention services, catering and hotel operations, with twenty years of experience at properties such as the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, Caesars Palace, The Las Vegas Hilton and The Palmer House Hilton and Towers in Chicago. Kevin recently shifted his career focus to the coffee... More »

Adam Gordon

Class of 2004

Adam has over ten years of experience in the hospitality sales and marketing field and currently works at the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). As the Sales Executive for the Las Vegas Convention Center, Adam handles trade show sales for the #1 rated trade show destination in North America for 20... More »

Michael Pius, M.S., PGA

Class of 2010

Michael joined The First Tee of Greater Washington, D.C. as their Senior Program Director in the Spring of 2012. Michael is originally from the Washington, D.C. area and has worked at a number of golf courses across the country, including Congressional Country Club (MD), Crooked Stick Golf Club (IN), and The Falls at Lake... More »

Toni Repetti, Ph.D.

Class of 1996, 2011

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Rikki Tanenbaum, MHA

Class of 2006

Rikki has served as the Senior Vice President of Marketing – Nevada Region for Golden Nugget Casinos since February of 2015. Prior to this position, she worked in similar capacities for Caesars Entertainment, Penn National Gaming and Viejas Casino in multiple markets in the Southeast, the Midwest and in Southern California... More »

Holly Weberg

Class of 1990

After a two-decade career at sea, Weberg returned to Las Vegas to manage the cruise program for Caesars Entertainment. Serving as corporation’s Manager of Strategic Alliances and Partnerships, Holly blends her extensive hotel operations management experience with her marketing skills. “Working for Caesars has allowed me to... More »